Music

DJ Tips On How to Create the Perfect First Dance

By |October 27th, 2015|

One of the most memorable segments of the wedding reception is the couple’s first dance. However, dancing under a spotlight in front of a group of people can seem a bit intimidating. A good dance instructor can empower you with the confidence, experience and knowledge you need to enjoy the romance of your first dance […]

Wedding DJ Tips All Brides Should Know About

By |October 23rd, 2015|

Although some people design and play their own reception soundtracks, the most common choice for pre-recorded music is a professional wedding DJ. Here are a few wedding DJ tips to consider when deciding on your music professionals for your wedding.

DJs not only play music, they can provide crowd-pleasing entertainment and even serve as masters of […]

DMV Tips for Booking a Wedding DJ

By |October 20th, 2015|

It is important to know the difference between different types of DJs and what is best for their event. There are different types of DJs across this country so it’s a good idea discuss your overall expectations with your fiance and your families. A friend of the groom might be a great mix DJ at […]

Brides And Grooms Ask Nationally About Wedding Entertainment: 6 Suggestions for Selecting a Wedding DJ

By |October 16th, 2015|

With a multitude of entertainment options to choose from, how do engaged couples select the right entertainer for their once-in-a-lifetime celebration? The stakes are high, as guests are less likely to remember a cold fish dinner than a wedding entertainer whose performance was ice cold! Here, we offer six suggestions on how to find the […]

You’re Engaged! Now What?! The Question Brides Are Asking

By |October 8th, 2015|

You’re engaged! Here’s what to do next.

 

 

You’re engaged! Here’s what to do next (you know, right after you call your mom).

 

     1. Call (not text or post on Facebook) all of your closest friends and family. After you’ve gotten over the shock, stopped crying and can actually breathe again you should CALL your people. If […]

Looking For The Perfect Disc Jockey For Your Event

By |October 7th, 2015|

 

Here is a short description of what your DJ needs to have for your wedding day:

1. Experience in performing at weddings (a club DJ does not make a wedding DJ)

2. Up to date dance floor lighting

3. Lapel microphone or stand alone microphone for ceremony

4. Second setup capable of providing the sound at your ceremony.

5. Experience […]

Wedding Reception Trends You Should Consider To Make Your Reception A Memorable One.

By |October 3rd, 2015|

So you want your reception to standout and be a night your guests will always remember? Here’s 10 things you can add to make your room, your dance floor, and your night, the one your friends will talk about for years.

1. Add Uplighting 

Uplighting is an add-on that provides great bang for the buck. It’s an […]

Wedding Entertainment, Whats The Best For You

By |September 11th, 2015|

Selecting the right wedding entertainment can have a huge impact on your wedding reception, and can be the difference between having a wedding to remember, and one your guests would rather forget. It may be that your wedding budget allows for both a live band and a DJ to play afterwards, but if you have […]

Wedding Music FAQs The Nation And Maryland Area Brides Are Asking

By |September 4th, 2015|

How much should we spend on music?

Many wedding planning experts recommend spending about 10% of your budget on music. This includes the sound equipment at the ceremony and reception, plus the band or DJ fees.

When should we book our wedding entertainment?

Great wedding bands and DJs book up fast. Ideally, you should book your entertainment 8-12 […]

The Biggest Wedding Music Trends In Maryland and The Nation

By |August 30th, 2015|

Choosing your wedding music is no longer as simple as just deciding between a band or a DJ. From specialty performances to unique collaborations, Jim Eppolito of West Coast Music shares the biggest trends he’s seeing right now:

1. DJ and Bands Collaborate

The connection between dance bands and DJs has never been stronger in the […]